Yvonne Bigengimana


Head, Executive Office and External Relations



Ms Yvonne holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology/Zoology and Conservation from National University of Rwanda.  She assisted in different researches studying the biological diversity of the Lake Kivu Islands, Rwanda. She worked with Imbuto Foundation as an intern where she assisted and gave support in different projects.  Yvonne also worked as Learning Facilitator at Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT)/Rwanda where she actively participated in the empowerment of local community in ICT, Business and livelihoods development.

Yvonne joined ARCOS Network in January 2014, she held key responsibilities including events organisation and management, Monitoring and Evaluation and ARCOS Membership Programme management.  As Executive Assistant, Yvonne works closely with the Executive Director to support him in day-to-day administrative needs and organisational management, to achieve the overall goals and mission of the Organisation. She is also in charge of Partnerships, Memberships and Networks management.

In her free time, Yvonne enjoys walking in nature, interacting with people, making personal handcrafts and outing with family and friends.